Lamesley Rising Main Replacement

To replace a failing pumping main from Lamesley Sewage Pumping Station to Birtley Sewage Treatment Works.

Update by Rachel Rutter

Good Afternoon All, 

I hope you have all been enjoying the wonderful weather.

Our progress for last week:

  • Traffic Mangement installed on junction of Moor Mill Lane and Greenford lane. Trial hole and investigation works completed.
  • Further trial holes completed within Birtley STW.
  • Manhole surveys within Birtley STW completed.

Update for this week:

  • Works on hold due to ecology issues for trail hole across Birtley STW access road. Methods are being revised to suit.

Planned works for next few week’s:

  • Trial holes at junction of Kibblesworth Bank and Greenford Lane for W/C 25th July.
  • Road closure of Haggs Lane between Lamesley road and Greenford Lane, for 2 weeks 1st August, for further trial hole works and site establishment.
  • Set up compound within Birtley STW, W/C 1st August.
  • Commence work area prep to North Field by LAmelsey SPS W/C 1st August.

Please contact us direct if you have any questions at or 0191 3774500.

Thank you 


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